English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

prato quod dicitur sainte marie halfe acre

Field in the Parish of Glentworth

Historical Forms

  • prato quod dicitur sainte marie halfe acre Hy3 Newh
  • sainte marie half acre Hy3 Newh

Etymology

prato quod dicitur sainte marie halfe acre, sainte marie half acre Hy3(Ed1)('(meadow which iscalled) St Mary half-acre', an endowment for a chapel or altar of the dedication)